To lead in the development of a skilled Aboriginal workforce empowering the Anishinabek, respectful of our culture and heritage.


  • To empower the Anishinabek through holistic programming, cultural sharing and skills training to employment.

  • By providing unique solutions to support Anishinabek to overcome barriers that are customized to individuals in their search for meaningful employment.

  • Promoting Anishinabek values and traditions through the development of partnerships, harnessing, creating and leveraging employment opportunities.

Organization Information:

  • AETS is part of an national wide agreement with the Aboriginal Skills Employment and Training Strategy (ASETS).  The agreement allows for financial assistance to AETS, to support the costs of programs and services and other activities related to the ASETS program and section 63 of the Employment Insurance Act.  The objective of the agreement is to increase the participation in the Canadian labour market of the Aboriginal people served in the North Superior Region.